BUT AREN’T YOU AFRAID???
Travel in your own back yard
This is the number one question I heard regarding me travelling in Asia alone. And it’s not just me. All the travellers I talked with confirm the same; we are ALL getting this question again and again. And let me tell you the secret – we HATE it! 😀 But I understand the concern behind. […]
Why persistence matters… #2
This morning I went to my roof, sat down overlooking the bay below and ate a runny honey sandwich. By the end of this article, you’ll understand why – and hopefully feel inspired to go travelling within the next week. Really! On Google’s dictionary, travel is defined as “to make a journey, typically of some […]
Why persistence matters… #1
We’ve all had plans ruined by nature. Whether it’s Alanis Morissette’s ironic rain on your wedding day or the effects of gale on a day at the beach (sandblasted skin is oddly refreshing), sometimes the best laid plans fall foul of the elements. My father and I have a knack of encountering these sorts of […]
Travel can be incredibly hard. I know that statement smacks of a first world problem, and indeed a lot of people will dismiss the following post as middle class whinging. However, the truth is that on the road small problems can compound one another, and if you’re travelling alone, it can feel quite isolating. I want […]